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Key Statistics for Vaginal Cancer

Vaginal cancer is very rare. Only about 1 of every 1,100 women will develop vaginal cancer in her lifetime. The American Cancer Society’s estimates for vaginal cancer in the United States for 2020 are: About 6,230 new cases will be diagnosed. About 1,450 women will die of this cancer. Visit the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Statistics… Read More »

Yoga Poses for Cancer Recovery

Yoga is a highly rated post-surgery cancer care technique. Every cancer survivor will choose to talk with their doctor about the best practices for their unique condition. As a trainer, your best shot lies in offering standard practices. In that case, have a credible tech company such as Gymcatch install a fitness instructor software to… Read More »

Imfinzi (durvalumab) Approved in the US for Extensive-Stage Small Cell Lung Cancer

Print this page 30 March 2020 — AstraZeneca’s Imfinzi (durvalumab) has been approved in the US as a 1st-line treatment for adult patients with extensive-stage small cell lung cancer (ES-SCLC) in combination with standard-of-care (SoC) chemotherapies, etoposide plus either carboplatin or cisplatin (platinum-etoposide). The approval by the Food and Drug Administration was based on positive results from… Read More »

Ethan Zohn Says There’s a Parallel Between Survivor and His Past Cancer Battles

Survivor fans have been waiting for an all-winners season of the hit CBS show for a very long time, and when the official cast list for Survivor: Winners at War was finally released, everyone was excited to see Ethan Zohn’s name among the list of returnees. With his positive attitude, he quickly became a fan… Read More »

Medical News Today: Cancer: Using copper to boost immunotherapy

An interdisciplinary group of scientists has successfully destroyed tumor cells in mice by using nano-sized copper compounds alongside immunotherapy. Importantly, the tumors did not return after the treatment ceased. According to the World Health Organization, cancer is the second leading cause of death worldwide — in 2018, it was responsible for approximately 9.6 million deaths.… Read More »